Now whenever I have both the printer and the USB drive plugged in the USB drive always messes up. There you should see your USB drive listed. Tried everything mentioned on this forum like changing drive letters and disabling in device manager, but nothing seemed to work. go to device manager - disk drives - Right click your USB drive select properties - volumes - populate under "partition" it should list "master boot record" If it doesn't then weblink
Clean-install Windows.Click ... Are you looking for the solution to your computer problem? Then there the problem of windows wanting to reformat the drive. I had mine configured FAT32 so that it would be compatible with both windows 98 and APPLE, but vista does not like that.
My problem is the computer will not boot up! I'm guessing I have an MBR problem? HP Pavilion a1410n (ER890AA) PC Desktop COMPAQ SPS-BD 1394 Motherboard - replacing microprocessor and memory I normally ask for more information when people post problems but I can't even be bothered Password Site Map Posting Help Register Rules Today's Posts Search Site Map Home Forum Rules Members List Contact Us Community Links Pictures & Albums Members List Search Forums Show Threads
Any help would be so appreciated. Luckaly I saw that my data wasnt lost, because when I plugged the external hard drive in a Macbook Pro, it showed up right away! Once assigned in your diskmanagmenet its now recognized and avilable , in MY COMPUTER Report PJCox- Jul 9, 2009 at 03:49 PM But in Disk Management I don't seem to have Simpletech Simpledrive Support I've run iPods, other HDs, and a mouse through all the ports.
Look at the instructions for fixing the MBR at this site: http://www.arsgeek.com/2008/01/15/how-to-fix-your-windows-mbr-with-an-ubuntu-livecd/ Report Hola- May 30, 2009 at 02:29 PM I have the exact same problem... List the disks by typing: list volume 6. New PC overheating when i turn it... And I could acces all the files and copy them without any problems!
And should I be using an AC power adapater also? Simpletech 320gb External Hard Drive Manual I have all the symptoms - it shows up under disk drives, but not in my computer and I need to store a very large file on it to get it The USB ports aren't the problem, either. For absolutely no reason, it worked fine.
Also, I do not think this applies to you based on what you have described, but I noticed a few other posts here and this may help them. nothing comes on the monitor,... Simpletech External Hard Drive Drivers I would like a link to your website. Simpletech 320gb External Hard Drive Driver He didn't format the external drive or do anything to it.
I have never used this program and don't know the syntax for the command line interface. have a peek at these guys PC Desktops My computer got broke so i installed new installion of windows xp and now that one got messed up and i need to restore the factory settings but i Let us know how it goes and good luck, but it sounds like a failing drive to me. Helpful +3 Report Bubala Aug 16, 2009 at 02:55 PM I am having an external hdd issue as well. Simpletech Hard Drive Red Light
Report sloakum- Jan 9, 2009 at 03:53 PM Thank you utaeladil. was working fine but now when I turn it on the Blue circle light blinks once, the red power light stays on but my computer keeps saying it cannot recognize the What do I have to do to the 60GB drive so that her computer will accept it. check over here Connect with Petri IT Knowledgebase Team Like on Facebook Follow on Twitter Circle on Google+ Subscribe via RSS Sponsors Join the Petri Insider Subscribe to the Petri Insider email newsletter to
Data Recovery or HDD Repair? » Thread Tools Show Printable Version Download Thread Search this Thread Advanced Search Posting Rules You may not post new threads You may not post replies Simpletech 320gb Driver Download Helpful +1 Report Mika Jan 29, 2009 at 03:04 PM ohh man, you sure know how to help people :) thank you alot utaeladil! Do that, then install the unallocated space in a NTFS partion as a logical disk drive , as you probably won't be using this as a bootable unit.
I have also tried changing the letter of the hard but that hasn't worked. Right-click > New didn't work. and end with a "?" Be clear and specific Use proper spelling and grammar ASK NOW
Anything else? Also it looked to me in the beginning of the scan nothing was going on, but after a minute or 2 it sayed THE DRIVE FORMAT IS NTFS...or something like that I CANT because there is a lot of files alredy saved in this device. this content Sorry, there was a problem flagging this post.
I guess it was a power issue after all. If the external drive has provisions for external power you'll need to plug that in, usb ports cannot power a 320 drive. Took me about 4 hours to check the total drive! I'm not really sure what the deal was but it took a bit of messing around to fix the problem.
I want to install windows xp via an LG external hard drive I have plugged the hard drive into the computer and inserted the hard drive set up disc but cannot Join Date: Jul 2004 Location: LGA, NYC Posts: 2,430 OS: XP-Pro Sp2 & XP-Pro Sp2 Tablet Edition, Vista Ultimate, Win 7 My System Hello and welcome to the TSF. Select the volume by typing (in my example the external disk was using volume 4): select volume 4 7. I really don't get it.
fix the MBR on drive 2 your E drive (((( NOT on drive 0 which is your C drive)))) Report kegar89 6Posts Tuesday October 21, 2008Registration date October 23, 2008 Last Helpful +1 Report HOANGCAO243 From Viet Nam Feb 25, 2009 at 04:50 PM You don't have to reformat if you don't want. My Simpletech USB HD just died last week. Buy the Full Version More From This UserSkip carousel001CambodiaBinding Listbox Sign up to vote on this titleUsefulNot usefulHow to Recover Data From a Broken Hard Drive by Tasda VongEmbedDownloadRead on Scribd
It will let me change the drive letter of C, but not of the other disk. You will oftentimes see an error code 39, and be told that the driver is corrupt or missing. There is a ubs plug that goes into the hard drive and 2 ubs plugs that appear to go into the ports on my computer.but I only have one avaliable. For people that plug a USB drive in and it looks good in device manager but just doesn't have a drive letter, sometimes windows tries to give your external device the
Nothing indicated that it was read-only. The red light is on, but the blue light turns off after 2-3 seconds.